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Thank you for contacting the U.S. Embassy in San Salvador, El Salvador. To ensure that you contact the appropriate office, please select from one of the following categories. (Please note that not all sections in the Embassy accept e-mail inquiries

Send your views/comments to the Embassy
To send comments to the Embassy, send your message to (Due to the individual nature of visa/immigration and other consular matters, related inquiries cannot be answered through this mailbox.

For visa related matters see the Embassy’s Consular Section web page.) We cannot respond to all messages we receive due to the high volume. However, we appreciate your comments.

Consular Section

Temporary Visas: For questions concerning non-immigrant (temporary) visas, such as those for visitors, students, and temporary workers, please or click here for more information on this topic from our website. If you cannot find the answer to your question on our website please check our FAQ's section.

Immigrant Visas: For questions concerning immigrant (permanent) visas, or other immigration matters, please check our website

American Citizen Services: For all matters related to emergency and non-emergency services for U.S. citizens, including U.S. passports, birth and death registrations, and tax-related questions, please direct your e-mail to:

Information Resource Center (IRC)


The IRC in San Salvador operates a reference service specializing in U.S. economy and politics, international relations, defense and current affairs. The IRC's goal is to serve the U.S. mission in San Salvador, local Salvadorean government agencies, non-governmental organizations, libraries, the media, and other researchers. Please visit the IRC’s web page or contact the IRC via email:

The IRC cannot reply to inquiries regarding visas, consular matters, or taxation issues.

Foreign Commercial Service (FCS)
For information regarding the Embassy’s FCS Office, please visit the FCS web site or contact FCS San Salvador via email at:

Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS)
For information regarding the Embassy’s FAS Office, Telephone: 2501-3414 or fax: 2278-3351.

Embassy Job Vacancies
For information on current employment opportunities at the U.S. Embassy in San Salvadors, please visit the Embassy’s Job Vacancy page.

Embassy Contract Opportunities
For Information on current requests for proposals, please visit the Solicitations page.

Contacting us by mail, telephone or fax:
Embajada de Los Estados Unidos
Final Boulevard Santa Elena
Antiguo Cuscatlán, La Libertad

Telephone: 2501-2999

Fax: 2501-2150